Re: What is Mathmatica

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg3222] Re: [mg3193] What is Mathmatica*From*: Lou Talman <me at talmanl.mscd.edu>*Date*: Mon, 19 Feb 1996 02:58:23 -0500*Sender*: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

Thomas Bates wrote: > if I used the program to learn calculus would I have > learned the subject just as well as if I learned it the old > fashion way? That depends upon how you used Mathematica and on what you mean by "the old fashion way". If you used a text such as the (electronic text) _Calculus & Mathematica_, by Davis, Porta, & Uhl (Addison-Wesley), you might even learn calculus *better* than if you learned it in a variety of old-fashioned ways. --Lou Talman ==== [MESSAGE SEPARATOR] ====